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2014 Events

Follow the links below to learn more about commemorations as they happen.

9 October 2014: ‘The Iron harvest’: World War One exhibition, Farmleigh, Dublin

On 9 October 2014 an exhibition by Irish artist Paul Woods opened at Farmleigh to mark the centenary of the First World War. Entitled ‘The […]


13 October 2014: Launch of ‘Forgotten Gaelic volunteers’ project, Queen’s University Belfast

On Monday 13 October 2014 at Queen’s University Belfast the GAA launched a new initiative to recognise the participation of GAA members in the First […]


9 October 2014: Minister Humphreys opens online WW1 project at University of Limerick

On Thursday 9 October Heather Humphreys TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, officially launched a new online project on the First World War […]


9 October 2014: Beginning of lecture series on Howth gun-running and the Asgard, Dublin

Beginning on Thursday 9 October 2014, Pat Murphy of the ASGARD 100 group gave a series of lecture on the Howth- gun-running and the Asgard; the […]


7 October 2014: Beginning of lunch-time lecture series on ‘Dublin and the Great War’, Dublin City Hall

On Tuesday 7 October the Autumn series of Dublin City Hall lunch-time lecture began. The theme of the 2014 series is ‘Dublin and the Great […]


6 October 2014: Roy Foster lecture on ‘The revolutionary generation in Ireland, 1890-1923’, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin

At 6pm on Monday 11 August 2014 Prof. Roy Foster (Oxford) gave a lecture in the Royal Irish Academy, Dawson St, Dublin 2, entitled ‘The […]


2 October 2014: Second release of files from Military Service (1916-23) Pensions Collection, Cathal Brugha Barracks, Dublin

On Thursday 2 October Simon Coveney TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence,launched the second release of files from the Military Service (1916-23) […]


2 October 2014: Minister Humphreys announces plans for renovation of Richmond Barracks, Dublin

On Thursday 2 October 2014 the Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, formally announced the restoration of Richmond Barracks in Inchicore, […]


1 October 2014: Church of Ireland Gazette for 1914 made available online

As part of its ongoing contribution to the ‘Decade of Centenaries’, the Representative Church Body Library has digitised all editions of the Church of Ireland […]



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